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Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District

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131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
+1 817-624-4741
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Home to cowboys in addition to historic hotels and western-style shopping.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cattle drive” (1,087 reviews)
“longhorn cattle” (208 reviews)
“the main street” (139 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well worth the visit lots of history, something for everyone to enjoy. The cattle drive doesn’t last long but it gives you an idea of what it must have been like years ago.

Thank Danny S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A great way to spend the afternoon. The charm shines through and history comes alive. Fantastic for all ages. Day time family fun or night life for the over 21 crowd. Great music, activities, history and food. It is all in 1 great place. Wear...More

Thank Lydia L
Reviewed 6 days ago

It's more about the idea of the Stockyards than The stuff that is there There are some cowboy/western shops that are ok (Ummm) There are some restaurants - some very good (Lonesome Dove and Love Shack), but most just ok You can have your photo...More

Thank MiltonSiegele
Reviewed 1 week ago

What. Fun day and evening wTxhin*the Cattle Drive in the afternoon. Walking the shops, eating dinner and watching a car show coming down the Main Street with Cards all decorated in lights. Then highlight the Rodeo.

Thank valerie1214
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cattlmens for the best steaks around. The Oklahoma Opry for great local music and Langstons for boots, lots of boots and western wear!

Thank Tammy D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Back in the day this was the place to be. Now you really need a reason to be down there. “You just had to see the Stampede,” everyone told us. Well it was just a dozen half dead longhorns walking down the block. Not what...More

1  Thank Wirunaways
Reviewed 1 week ago

The daily cattle drive - It wasn't exactly the running of the bulls, more like the "saunter of the steers". Numerous gift shops, plenty of places to grab some food and a beer. If you have kids, go during the day. If you do not...More

1  Thank Scott L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With so much to do and see here, you can't go wrong spending the entire day with the family. There are animals, restaurants, stores, shows... anything you could want! It was my favorite part of our Ft. Worth trip.

Thank Kristin B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely one for the tourists but it's fun, interesting and has quirky shops and we had an enjoyable stroll around. For Texans, it can be serious business but for the tourists, it is another world.

Thank Bld211
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am Fort Worthian, but lives in DC and i came back here for Thanksgiving and i thought of Stockyard and it was not the same as 10 years ago when we could see the huge bull walking with the larger herd. But this time,...More

Thank Pinky C
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27 October 2017|
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Response from JRK1970 | Reviewed this property |
I would get there around 6:00 pm to 6:30pm. For dinner and have time to see the stockyard. Lots of shops and things to see. We spent all day on a Saturday there.
Karen W
5 February 2017|
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Response from Charlene M | Reviewed this property |
It's a little over a mile hike from the stockyards to old downtown Fort Worth. I enjoyed the steakhouse in old Fort Worth but they do have several places to eat there. There is a little mall there where we ate very good... More
30 December 2016|
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Response from NeverStopReaching | Reviewed this property |
By taxi or car, you're looking at about 15 minutes. Not really possible on foot.